Postdoctoral Fellow

Your tasks

Your task will include the optimization of the ultrasound acoustic levitator, crystallization experiment in mesophase, data processing and instrumentation for experiments as a part of the team.

Your profile

We are looking for a candidate with a PhD degree in physics, electronics, mechanics or structural biology. Experience in instrumentation and associated basic programming skill is a plus. You are scientifically ambitious and enjoy working in a collaborative and interdisciplinary environment. All this on a highly competitive subject together with international partners.

We offer

Our institution is based on an interdisciplinary, innovative and dynamic collaboration. You will profit from a systematic training on the job, in addition to personal development possibilities and our pronounced vocational training culture. If you wish to optimally combine work and family life or other personal interests, we are able to support you with our modern employment conditions and the on-site infrastructure.

Your employment contract is limited to 2 years.

For further information, please contact Dr Soichiro Tsujino, phone +41 56 310 23 04, email or Dr Takashi Tomizaki, phone +41 310 51 29, email

Please submit your application online by 31 December 2020 (including list of publications and addresses of referees) for the position as a Postdoctoral Fellow (index no. 2050-04).

Paul Scherrer Institut, Human Resources Management, Silja Giacomini-Diebold, 5232 Villigen PSI, Switzerland